Tax & Accounting Blog

Meet the 2015 Taxologist Awards Winners: Part 1

Meet the 2015 Taxologist Awards Winners: Part 1

In the workplace, it’s hard to argue with ideas and actions that deliver real value throughout the enterprise. This is precisely what Taxologists do. Taxologists are the tax professionals who use technology to reduce risk and automate processes. The outcome of their work transcends their own departments. They improve how tax departments achieve their mandate, … Read More

Lingering Questions Regarding FATCA and CRS

Lingering Questions Regarding FATCA and CRS

Months ago, Thomson Reuters ONESOURCETM and Banking Technology conducted one of the first surveys on how new tax transparency regulations are truly affecting the world’s financial institutions. The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, which creates a new information reporting and withholding regime in the U.S. for payments made to foreign entities, and the … Read More

EU and Possible Reduced VAT Rate for Digital Publications

EU and Possible Reduced VAT Rate for Digital Publications

Few days ago the European Commission launched a consultation process regarding the VAT treatment of electronic publications in Europe, as currently the VAT rates for printed and digital publications differs at European level. The findings of this process will be taken into consideration by the Commission in order to propose possible reforms in this … Read More